Steering Committee Member Summary
Marc A. Snyder is the Mayor of the City of Manitou Springs. The Manitou Springs City Council consists of six Council Members in addition to the Mayor. Manitou Springs is a city of 5000
residents located a few miles west of
Ray Krueger is one of nine Green Cities Coalition Steering Committee members. The purpose of the Green Cities Coalition is to promote ecologically, economically and socially healthy cities in the County, for present and future residents of the
Gerrit Slater serves on the Citizens' Transportation Advisory Board. CTAB advises the City of
Tom Harold is Chair of the PPRTA Citizen Advisory Committee. The formation of the PPRTA was a collaborative effort of local governments and businesses that worked on a regional approach to addressing the transportation issues facing the
John Nuwer is a member of the Board of Directors for the Council of Neighbors and Organizations. CONO’s mission is to serve as a facilitator working with government agencies, neighbors and organizations to provide planning and information that protect and preserve the integrity of our neighborhoods and the community as a whole. They plan an active role with a large number of committees and other organizations involving local issues of concern. http://www.cscono.org/
Greg Souder is a Colorado Springs Community Advisory Committee member for the PPACG CAC, which is a voluntary organization of municipal and county governments serving a regional community. PPACG works to ensure that all communities, big and small, have a forum to discuss issues that cross their political boundaries, identify shared opportunities and challenges, and develop collaborative strategies for action. http://ppacg.org/committees/community/community-advisory-committee-cac
Brian L.A. Wess serves as Chair to the El Paso County Highway Advisory Commission (HAC). The HAC was created to advise the El Paso County Board of Commissioners in matters involving policy and philosophy related to
Susanne Whited is member of the Passenger Advisory Committee (PAC) whose purpose is to advocate for riders who utilize Mountain Metro fixed-route bus service and Metro Mobility ADA paratransit service by interacting with Mountain Metropolitan Transit staff and making recommendations to the City Manager.
The Woodford Foundation is a private foundation located in Colorado Springs It’s main support goes to three Colorado Springs organizations: The Center for the Study of Government and the Individual at UCCS, the Limited Government Forum, and Cheyenne Mountain Civic Solution, as well as to two state-wide organizations: Colorado Council for Economic Education and the Leadership Program of the Rockies.
JD Dallager serves as President/CEO of
Kate Deeny is a Program Associate for the El Pomar Foundation which funds nonprofit organizations and government equivalents involved in charitable endeavors throughout the state of
Pikes Peak Partnership (P3) is a family of agencies working together and sharing resources to serve people with mental, physical and cognitive disabilities of which Lynn Hopeman is Executive Director. Disability Services Inc. includes the Amblicab transportation system for those with a disability; a loan closet for durable medical equipment (such as canes, walkers and wheelchairs); and Case Management services.
James Stewart is President of the Colorado Springs Black Chamber of Commerce which provides educational sessions, technical assistance, networking, and mentoring to minority small businesses in
Jennifer M. Taylor serves as Associate VP in Local Industry for the Colorado Springs Regional Economic Development Corporation. This is a privately-funded organization with the sole purpose of providing primary employers with complementary, comprehensive relocation and
expansion services, including custom city comparisons, building and land information, site visit assistance, planning and permit meetings with City officials and incentive analysis preparation.
Craig Casper is the Transportation Director of the Pikes Peak Area Council of Governments (PPACG) which is a voluntary association of 16 municipal and county governments serving a regional community. Since 1967, PPACG has worked to ensure that local governments have a forum to discuss issues that cross their political boundaries, identify shared opportunities and challenges, and develop collaborative strategies for action.
David F. Clapp is Deputy Civil Engineer for Peterson Air Force Base. PAFB is home of the 21st Space Wing, Air Force Space Command, United States Space Command, and North American Aerospace Defense Command (NORAD).
Jim Felice is Support Services Executive Director for
Cindy Hardin serves as Director of Transportation and is responsible for
Rick F. Orphan is from the Fort Carson Department of Public Works. The U.S Army post at
Tom Gallagher was elected in 2003 and 2007 to an at-large seat of the Colorado Springs City Council. Council sets policies, approves budgets, determines tax rates and passes ordinances and resolutions to govern the City. Council also appoints citizen volunteers to more than 40 City advisory boards, committees, and commissions; and appoints and supervises the performances of the City Manager, Utilities Director, Clerk, Attorney, Auditor and Municipal Court Judges. https://www.springsgov.com/Page.aspx?NavID=258
Monument’s Town Manager, Catherine Green, is responsible for assisting the Mayor and Trustees in establishing and implementing policies for the Town; the enforcement of the laws and ordinances of the Town and the coordination between the needs of the Mayor and Board of Trustees with the Town departments and other organizations with whom the Town interacts.
Dennis Hisey has served as Vice Chair in 2006 and Chair in 2007, 2008 and 2010 on the El Paso County Board of
The City of
Jan Martin was elected to an at-large seat of the Colorado Springs City Council in 2007. Council sets policies, approves budgets, determines tax rates and passes ordinances and resolutions to govern the City. Council also appoints citizen volunteers to more than 40 City advisory boards, committees, and commissions; and appoints and supervises the performances of the City Manager, Utilities Director, Clerk, Attorney, Auditor and Municipal Court Judges.
Tyler Stevens is Mayor of the Town of Green Mountain Falls.